How Much Do You Know About Internet History?


Today, it seems that 90% of our lives our on the internet. Family reunions consist of people walking around an event center with their phones in their faces. Communication with bosses is done via text and email.

Over a third of the world uses the internet now, and 80% of the people in first world countries do. It’s safe to say that in ten years, the number will be close to 100%. After all, everyone and their grandma has a Facebook page these days.

It’s easy to check your Instagram and Snapchat regularly, but have you ever thought about how they got there? When did social media begin? What year did the first website launch? Where did the internet even come from? After taking this quiz, you’ll know nearly everything there is to know about internet history.

Then you can post your results on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and wherever else you can find people to feign being impressed. When in actuality, they want to go see if they can get a higher score than you. Bet they can’t!

The point in quizzes is to learn rather than show off anyway, right? Prove to yourself that you can learn by taking this internet history quiz that covers events that date all the way back to the dawning of the internet itself!


Quiz writerPeg

Don’t let her focus on food-related quizzes fool you, Peg is a pro in many arenas. Even though she spends most of her free time whipping up delicious cookies and concocting new recipes for easy but impressive gluten-free cakes, Peg’s brain holds a vast collection of knowledge about everything from baby animals to what you need to know to graduate from different school grades. While she’s the first to admit everything she reads doesn’t necessarily stick in her head, Peg keeps her mind fresh by reading the Financial Post and Globe and Mail on the regular, and coming up with fantastic ideas for new quizzes. She’s a secret fan of gossip, too, so watch out for her intense celeb topics!

How to play?

Choose a quiz, choose your answer. Yeah, it’s as simple as that. Heywise can help you master entertainment trivia, wipe the floor with your biggest competition for the top foodie, and crown yourself the alpha dog of animal facts.

All you have to do is pick your poison. Why not start with a quiz you think you can ace. For every answer you get right, you get 10 points and your streak increases. Wrong answers bank you no points, and your streak goes back to zero. Once you finish a quiz, if you want to keep playing for that high score or meteor-like streak, just go onto the next one!

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